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Florida
Country United States
State Indiana
County Madison
Township Lafayette
Elevation
883 ft (269 m)
ZIP code
46011
FIPS code 18-23746
GNIS feature ID 434613

Florida is an unincorporated community in Lafayette Township, Madison County, Indiana.

Geography

Florida is located at 40°09′37″N 85°42′37″W / 40.16028°N 85.71028°W / 40.16028; -85.71028.

History

Florida was founded in 1856. It likely took its name from the state of Florida. A post office was established at Florida in 1864, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1903.

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